Speaking about banishing their inner critic to unleash creativity, how to hack the creative brain, encouraging synergistic collaboration; and ways in which we can do our best work, achieve excellence and start a creativity (r)evolution is Denise’s love and passion.

If you would like Denise to speak at your event, get in touch to discuss topics, availability, and speaking fees.

Upcoming Engagements

2018

  • 15-19 January 2018: TBA in London, UK
  • 4-6 April 2018: Keynote at the University of Illinois WebCon, Urbana, IL
  • 17–18 April 2018: TBA in San Francisco, CA
  • 24–25 April 2018: TBA in Raleigh, NC
  • 28 April – 1 May 2018: TBA in Tel Aviv, Israel
  • 10–11 September 2018: TBA in Freiburg, Germany
  • 23–24 October 2018: TBA in New York, NY
  • 14-18 November 2018: TBA in Vilnius, Lithuania

Past Appearances

2017

2016

2015

  • December 2015: “Co-Create: Creating Better Together” talk at Twinkle Tampere Conference in Tampere, Finland
  • November 2015: Opening Keynote “Banish Your Inner Critic to Unleash Creativity” at edUI 2015 in Charlottesville, VA
  • November 2015: Opening Keynote “Banish Your Inner Critic” at HOW Interactive Conference in Boston, MA
  • October 2015: “Hacking The Creative Brain” talk at Web Directions in Sydney, Australia
  • October 2015: “Unfold Your Brain” workshop at Web Directions in Sydney, Australia
  • October 2015: Closing Keynote “Get Unblocked” at The Digital Shift 2015: Libraries Connecting Communities at Virtual Event
  • October 2015: Keynote “Creativity Imperative” at Work-Life Congress in New York, NY
  • October 2015: Closing Keynote “Infinite Possibilities” at Digital PM Summit in Philadelphia, PA
  • October 2015: “Unleash Your Creativity: Banish Your Inner Critic” at Adobe Max 2015 in Los Angeles, CA
  • September 2015: Keynote “Authentic Body Transformation” at Pure Body Love Retreat in Ft Lauderdale, FL
  • September 2015: Opening Keynote “Infinite Possibilities” at HOW Interactive Conference in San Francisco, CA
  • September 2015: “Banish Your Inner Critic” talk for the Facebook Design Team in San Francisco, CA
  • September 2015: “Unleash Your Creativity: Banish Your Inner Critic” talk at Inbound 2015 in Boston, MA
  • August 2015: “Collaboration and the Inner Critic” at Female Founders Happy Hour in San Francisco, CA
  • August 2015: “Banish Your Inner Critic” talk at Cascade SF‘s UXNight in San Francisco, CA
  • August 2015: “Think Like Them: Solving UX Problems” workshop at UX Week in San Francisco, CA
  • August 2015: “Banish Your Inner Critic” talk at Design/Content Conf 2015 in Vancouver, BC
  • August 2015: “Creativity Imperative” talk at Prototypes, Process & Play in Chicago, IL
  • July 2015: Closing Keynote “Infinite Possibilities” at Groupon’s GEEKon Hackathon internal event in Chicago, IL
  • July 2015: “Unstuck and Inspired” creativity workshop at Antioch Writer’s Workshop in Yellow Springs, OH
  • June 2015: Closing Keynote “Infinite Possibilities” at Society for Technical Communications (STC) Summit in Columbus, OH
  • June 2015: Speaking and Workshop at NDC Oslo (People Day) in Oslo, Norway
  • June 2015: “Get Unblocked” half-day workshop,  “Infinite Possibilities” keynote, and “Let’s Rawk the Web” presentation at Giant Conf in Charleston, SC
  • June 2015: “Banish Your Inner Critic” opening talk at Web Design Day in Pittsburgh, PA
  • June 2015: Opening Keynote “Creativity (R)Evolution” at CREATE Festival in Pittsburgh, PA
  • May 2015: talk to students at North Miami Beach High School in Miami, FL
  • March 2015: Opening keynote “Infinite Possibilities” at EclipseCon in San Francisco, CA
  • March 2015: “Banish Your Inner Critic” presentation at UX Munich in Munich, Germany
  • March 2015: “Unlocking Creativity” talk at Think Apps Developers Event at Google EMEA in Dublin, Ireland

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